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Questions tagged [google-play-store]

For questions related to Google's official content store. Please note that questions related to publishing, registering, or otherwise interacting with the Play Store in a development capacity are off-topic.

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Chrome redirects to messenger on Samsung mobile

I have been getting redirect notices on my Samsung Google Chrome browser with a link to messenger. I once installed messenger but I have never used it nor do I even have a Facebook account. But now ...
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Why is Firefox for Android shown as “offered by” Google Commerce Ltd?

If you look at the page for Firefox for Android on Google Play, and it 'Read more' then scroll all the way down, you will see the following. The question is simple, why is it shows an offered by ...
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GOOGLE ACCOUNT ON ANDROID AND COMP [on hold]

I am new to developing and I started making an app on google cloud. I also started using google scripts. I really dont know what I am doing but basically I share a google account with husband. He does ...
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How to install Google Play store in Chinese non brand phone ( ViVi V15) [duplicate]

I just brought a Chinese non brand phone earlier. I download apk file for google play store. After complete install 4 apps( google frame work, google store, google play service, google contact). But, ...
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Google Play error 501 when updating YouTube

I'm trying to update the YouTube app. Whenever the update downloads and it shows "Updating app". It takes a lot of time and after some time, an error is displayed "Unknown error 501". I've searched ...
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How to install Playstore on a device on which it is not already installed?

I bought a VivoY13 phone from Chinese Dealer. But Google playstore is not pre-installed. And when you try to install it shows errors. Does anyone have solutions or faced similar situation?
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How to export a list as Text of all Play Store Apps that I have ever installed

I need to generate a text export of the list under the MyApps-> Library Tab of the Play Store App for Android. I need a list of every App that I have ever installed from the Play Store, and not just a ...
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Google Play Services only recognizes deleted account; cannot update any apps

I got my Samsung Galaxy J7 in September and signed in using my primary, personal Google account ("A"). In early November, I downloaded Skype for Business for my job purposes, and created a new Google ...
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Subscriptions to content on Amazon Prime Video app [closed]

Are subscriptions to shows / content on Amazon Prime Video app subject to Google's 30% fee?
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Difficulty getting app [duplicate]

I changed my country on my Google account and at Playstore to Canada, but I am still not able to get the App of the bank that I use. I get a message saying that the App is not available in my country. ...
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I keep getting 910 code when unsuccessfully try to install apps [duplicate]

I have enough storage space, never had problems before. Last few days whenever I try to install an app, it gets downloaded but not installed.Always the same trouble code 910. What does it mean? How do ...
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How can I make my phone require a password to open Google Play Store?

I want my phone to require a password to enter the Google Play app, so if I let someone else, such as a friend, use my phone they can't go into the app and snoop around. I have a Samsung Galaxy S9 ...
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What does “staged” mean in the context of dictionary download?

Google search can't answer my question What does staged mean? Sorry I'm a pretty new to the tech thing
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How to know why “Error code: 495” occurs when downloading large files?

Download always stops when phone is idle and I get same message below. No saving mode used and I download through Wi-Fi. Phone is Honor 8x, Android 8.1. I tried to clean the cache for the Google play....
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Why is Play Store showing “Can't install app…Error Code: 910”?

I am using Android Lollipop mobile. I have uninstalled preinstalled Youtube app updates. Now I tried to update the app from Play Store. It is giving the error "Can't install app" with error code 910. ...
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What damage can someone do with a logged play store account?

Let's say I have 500 tablets that I'm using for educational purposes at a highschool. In order to preload the app and receive automatic updates later, we have a single dummy Google Account that's ...
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Best way to install Android app on 500 tablets?

We have 500 tablets that need to go out with our Android app pre-installed. From our experience so far, the only way to install the apps is by creating a new Google account, logging into the play ...
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How to recover lost photos from photo/video locker?

I installed this photo locker app on my android phone. I put several pictures in it. It was working fine, but today when I opened the app the pictures appeared corrupted and when I unlocked them, ...
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Location triggered alarm [duplicate]

Suppose you want to activate an alarm triggered once a certain location is reached. There exist something capable of this already on Samsung S9 for example
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How do I uninstall an app that doesn't show in app under settings but displays on app home screen. The ''AD/YouTube Go'' app

Kindly assist to me to unistall the said from my phone. Tried all I could but still no positive result
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Error retrieving information from server [DF-DFERH-01]

Error retrieving information from server. [DF-DFERH-01] I have a Sony Xperia XZ Premium running android 8.0.0. I have a problem when trying to go to the play store app and selecting the music tab. I ...
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Determine android:installLocation in Play Store BEFORE install

I'm familiar with moving apps from internal to external memory. In fact I have to with the limited internal memory I have. Some apps don't allow that. I know it's the android:installLocation line. ...
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Lucky Patcher broke my Google Play services

I have a OnePlus 6 running Android 9.0.2 rooted with Magisk, but no recovery. (I tried to install recovery before rooting it every way I could imagine, with no success.) I had Lucky Patcher installed ...
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I can't control my cable with my YTF wifi-to-ir converter, is there an app that will help?

I bought this wifi-to-ir converter and it works beautifully with my TV (Samsung). Now I'm trying to pair it to my cable box (using the Smart Life application). My service provider is Comcast, non of ...
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Why is the first step always 73.73 kB while downloading from Google Play Store?

My phone is a OnePlus 5T running Android 8.1. While downloading or updating apps from Google Play Store, the first step is always 73.73 kB. I'm just curious. Is there any technical reason (e.g. file ...
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Play store downloaded more than 100%

What is happening? Play store keeps downloading after 100% how to fix this ?
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How to unhide my review that had been hidden by app developer?

I noticed that one app that is licensed under GPLv3, while the app developer had not been publishing code updates on github for several years already. I decided to write a review on Google Play and ...
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Android App for split screen pdf note taking (for tablets) [closed]

Does anybody know of an app which lets you have a split screen of pdf(left) and note taking blank page(right) setting, so that you can make notes for every individual page? When you revisit it would ...
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Phone never sleeps with WiFi on

When on WiFi, my phone (a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4) never sleeps, and keeps using the WiFi constantly every couple of seconds. This has become a problem only relatively recently (but happened around the ...
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Why do declined calls to Google Voice number get sent to cell number’s voicemail?

I have Google Voice (GV) installed, a GV number, and conditional call forwarding set up between my cell phone number and the GV number such that calls to the GV number will ring the cell’s default ...
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Why permissions are not asked for when installing an app on one device while they are on all other device

I installed Google Classrooms first on my phone (Android 6.0.1), but I was not able to add an google account to use the app. It says "couldn't add account to google classroom. please try again or use ...
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Set up Google Play for restricted user accounts

i have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, running Android 5.0.2 I'm looking for a soluton to the following issue: All of my family is using the tablet. So i set up accounts for an admin, and personal accounts ...
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I lost 800 MB of memory after uninstalling Shadowgun Legends

I uninstalled Shadowgun Legends that was 1 GB. When I uninstalled it, I got back only 200 MB. I already tried finding the app in the app list, but it is not there. What can I do to get back my lost ...
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How can I get compass headings in degrees from Google Navigate?

My question is about how I can get numeric compass headings for an EXTERNALLY carried compass (eg.- destination distance X.XX miles; compass heading in degrees). Is there any way to get this from any ...
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How to remove device from Google?

I have given away one of my devices, I'd like to remove it from my Google account entirely. It seems, there is no longer a way to do this (which, if true, probably breaks GDPR). I'm aware I can "hide"...
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Android pie TWRP with the FBE problem and get all my data lost!

https://forum.xda-developers.com/oneplus-6/development/recovery-theme-blacked-twrp-acuicultor-t3847752/post77736661 i lost all data after flash this twrp! 1 i get into the oneplus offically recovery ...
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Prevent/manage Google Play from knowing what sideloaded apps are on my device?

I recently tried out FDroid and going Google-less. I had to install Google Play to get some updates and apps I paid for, and much to my horror, I discovered that Google play still inserted itself all ...
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How to identify I already own a paid app which is on a 100% discount offer period?

Google Play Store recently got updated in my device to v11.8.xx. I'm used to buying paid apps gone free (PAGF) [free for a limited time]. In v11.7.xx or earlier, if I bought a PAGF, the view used to ...
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How can i make my name confidential in Google play store [A Google user ]? [duplicate]

I want to make my name confidential as it shows in the picture so it would say [a Google user ] conclusion: when I write a comment no one would be able to like me or anything?
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How to find out APP incompatibilities between AOSP and Google certified android?

We are looking at developing a fork of open source android for a specific device. However, we really want existing play store apps to be compatible to the extent possible. Per my online research, it ...
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how can i access All application which is using INTERNET in Android

i want to access all application which is using Internet at the background of our mobile phone kindly help me how to find applications which is running on Internet at background.
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How can i fix cannot connect or communicate with Google Google Google server

I can't connect with Google play store. each time i tried they will be telling me can't connect to Google server please try again, what can i do please?
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Importing APK Files from google play console , then making it run on Android Studio

I am currently working for my professor and there was a programmer before me that built the app. I am trying to convert his APK file into my own Android Studio for the full code so I can make updates ...
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Android 'Add-on' for app

Don't know if I have the terminology correct, but I recently install TeamViewer Quicksupport from the Play Store. After it installed, I had to download an 'Add-on' for Samsung (I have no idea why it ...
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Changing email for google play after deletion?

So I had two emails, one was thru my old school and the other is my personal one. The one that was through my old school was deleted by the school so now i can not get into google play to change the ...
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Reduce bandwidth usage for updates

I'm currently living in a place with a very weak Internet connection. I have a tablet and phone both using Android as OS. Downloading updates is very slow and since I have many apps installed on both ...
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Can I resume downloading app in play store?

I started downloading a game using Wi-Fi, the game was about 1.5GB . When almost 800 MB was done i closed wifi. The download paused. Will i be able to continue from 800 MB when i connect to Wi-Fi ...
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Are device administrator permissions a security risk?

I would like to use t-igra's SwipeLock+ app, but it requires device administrator permissions. Google Play Store lists the following permissions: receive data from Internet view network connections ...
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Nickname required to restore game data in Google play

I don't know what is Nickname of my game I'd it is first time i facing this kind of situation. Now I am stuck on wrong nickname massage I try my best but I don't know where to find this nickname.
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How to get Google (Play) Services on Huawei Nova 3e / P20 Lite?

I have bought a Huawei Nova 3e (aka Huawei P20 Lite) from China but it does not include Google Play Store / Gmail and other Google services. I have tried several things Installing and running "...